The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara state, North central, Nigeria, has suspended a former Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji AbdulGaniyu Saka Olododo, from the party for a year following allegations of anti-party activities.
Similarly, another APC member, Alhaji Tunde Saad, was placed on one-year suspension.
Sixteen other members of the party who were suspended for six months are: Mr Mashood Dauda, Mr Oba Sulaiman Asude, Mr Lukman Adeloyin, Alhaji Wahab Tobe, Mr Sa’ad Yero, Mr Iyanda Olori, Alhaji Amuda Bembe, Alhaji Amuda Musbau, Mr Zafi Saka Adanla, Alhaji AbdulRaheem Adanla, Alhaji Abdrahaman Sa’ad, Alhaji Saliman Rasak (Rasaki Pupa), Hon. Raimi Akanji, Alhaji Baba Alata, Alhaji Raufu Asude and Mr Fatai Olodo.
The suspended 18 members are from Ilorin East local government area of the state. They were suspended following the recommendations of an Investigative and Disciplinary Committee, IDC, chaired by Alhaji Dare Garba which probed the alleged anti-party activities of the affected persons during the 2015 general elections.